Speaker Matt Hornburg

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Matt Hornburg



Matt Hornburg is co-founder and executive producer of the international award-winning production company, marblemedia. Over the last 20 years, Hornburg and business partner Mark Bishop have diversified marblemedia’s content slate into becoming one of Canada’s leading and most highly-respected independent production, distribution and digital media companies. With head offices in Toronto, marblemedia also operates internationally out of both Los Angeles and London.

Being global trailblazers recognized for their production output, Hornburg and Bishop’s specialty lies in their scripted and unscripted shows for primetime, family and kids’ audiences. The pair also own and operate the successful international distributor, Distribution360, as well as their successful YouTube channel, marbleKids. Their recent productions include the award-winning Netflix Original series, Blown Away, and the acclaimed Netflix Original series, Restaurants on the Edge. Kids and family hit series includes three seasons of the high-octane celebrity sports competition series All-Round Champion and Just Like Mom and Dad. Amongst many other accolades, Hornburg and Bishop are the recent recipients of the 2020 Canadian Screen Award for Best Children’s or Youth Non-Scripted Program.

Matt Hornburg lives in Toronto, Ontario with his family. He oversees strategy and the unscripted department at marblemedia.

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